Technician – Mechanical Engineering
28.8 hours per week; 52 weeks per year – Uxbridge Campus
Actual Salary in the range of £16,822 - £20,593 per annum including London Weighting
HCUC is a merger between Harrow College and Uxbridge College.
We are seeking to appoint a part time Technician to support students and staff in our Mechanical Engineering section. You would prepare and maintain equipment for use by lecturing staff and students, demonstrate the use of equipment and support the teaching teams in their delivery of the curriculum. You would also supervise students in the workshop ensuring that they comply with health and safety requirements and good workshop practice.
You will need to possess a Level 3 qualification in Mechanical Engineering, relevant workshop experience including use of machines such as drilling, milling, turning and bench fitting. Experience of working with other equipment such as CNC machines, vacuum forming, grinding and band saws is highly desirable, and you should be willing to learn mechanical test equipment such as material testing and fluid mechanics. You must also possess good communication skills, be able to work effectively with young vocational learners, and have a good understanding of health and safety requirements particularly as applied to machine shop environments.
Closing date: 29th January 2020
Uxbridge College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.